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Politics and International Relations (PIR): Events


2019 / 2020

Date / Time Details Where
27 Mar 2020 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: *Cancelled due to COVID-19* At the Margin of Life: Aesthetic and Politics of Waiting in Palestine
Speaker: Dr Ruba Salih # School of Oriental and African Studies
Seminar Room 4, CMB
20 Mar 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: *Cancelled due to COVID-19* Psychoanalysis and the Love of Arabic: Hall of Mirrors
Speaker: Dr Nadia Bou Ali # American University of Beirut
Practice Suite, Room 1.12, CMB
28 Feb 2020 1:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Political Economies of the Middle East and North Africa
Speaker: Professor Robert Springborg # King's College London
Seminar Room 2, Ground Floor, CMB
24 Jan 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: AngloArabia: Why Gulf Wealth Matters to Britain
Speaker: Dr David Wearing # Royal Holloway
G.03, 50 George Square
5 Dec 2019 6:00pm - 7:30pm Seminar: For the Love of Humanity: The World Tribunal on Iraq
Speaker: Dr Ayça Çubukçu # London School of Economics
Violet Laidlaw Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, EH8 9LD
26 Nov 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm Seminar: From Mubarak to ISIS: Revolution and counter-revolution in the Contemporary Middle East
Speaker: Professor Charles Tripp # SOAS; Speaker: Dr Jamie Allinson # University of Edinburgh, PIR; Introduced by: Emile Chabal # University of Edinburgh
LG.10 David Hume Tower
25 Oct 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Youth, Temporality and Political Violence: Performing Kurdish Collective Memory
Speaker: Prof Leyla Neyzi # Sabanci University, Istanbul
Violet Laidlaw Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
18 Oct 2019 4:30pm - 6:30pm Seminar: The Yemen War: Why Peacemaking Isn’t Working
Speaker: Joost Hilterman # Programme Director (Middle East) International Crisis Group
Violet Laidlaw Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building